Maarten Hendriks

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Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow


Academic Interests:

Maarten's research ethnographically focusses on practices of everyday politics in Goma, the provincial capital of North Kivu (DRC). More precisely his PhD research examined how gang and Anti-gang subjectivities are shaped in the city. Keywords: Vigilantism, Violence, Visual Ethnography, Participative Video, DRCongo, Goma.



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Current Research Projects:

PhD Project: The Good , the Bad & the Phantasm: The Production of (Anti-)Gang subjectivities in Goma, DRCongo